Presentation on theme: "STEM-ulating Collaboration Sustaining Equity and Resources for Indiana Girls March 19, 2014."— Presentation transcript:
STEM-ulating Collaboration Sustaining Equity and Resources for Indiana Girls March 19, 2014
NGCP Vision The National Girls Collaborative Project (NGCP) brings together organizations that are committed to informing and encouraging girls to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
Project History Partially funded by NSF Northwest Girls Collaborative 2002-2004 Expanded to California, Massachusetts, Wisconsin 2004-2006 Expanded model across U.S. Indiana part of Great Lakes Collaborative 2006-2011 Diverse workforce Indiana Collaborative 2011-2016
INGCP Leadership Present at Conference Bev Bitzegaio, Indiana State University Becky Buse, Girl Scouts of Central Indiana Barrett Caldwell, Purdue University Patricia Crouch, Indiana University Jeremy Eltz, Indiana Department of Education Adrienne Evans Fernandez, Wisdom Tools Rene Hankins, Ivy Tech Community College Jaime Hubbard, Girl Scouts of Central Indiana LaTasha Hudson, Girls, Inc of Indianapolis Lynn Hughes, Terre Haute Children’s Museum Anneliese Payne, St Mary-of-the-Woods College Cathy Ritchie, Girl Scouts of Central Terri Schulz, Project Lead the Way Seena Skelton, Great Lakes Equity Center Camille Warren, Great Lakes Equity Center Debbie Zipes, Indiana Afterschool Network
NGCP Collaboratives Indiana (INGCP) = 1 of 38 states Professional Development: full-day conferences and half-day forums Incentives to Collaborate: Mini-Grants Newsletters and Local Resources Volunteers: Leadership Team & Champions Board
All Together Now 11:10 a.m. in Room 18 LEADERS WANTED: Inform/encourage girls to pursue careers in STEM Maximize access to shared resources Strengthen capacity of existing and evolving projects Leverage networks to create the tipping point for gender equity in STEM PLEASE join us for this session
GoldiBlox Debbie Sterling story: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-AtZfNU3zw http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-AtZfNU3zw GoldiBlox Rube Goldberg: http://youtu.be/IIGyVa5Xftw http://youtu.be/IIGyVa5Xftw GoldieBlox Video, Big Game http://www.goldieblox.com/pages/about